Installer Support

  • JinkoSolar Plant
When selecting a module manufacturer for your bids and projects, there are many factors to consider. At CivicSolar, the most common considerations voiced by installers are bankability, reliability,...
Support Article
11/29/2016
  • QuickMount PV
As hardware costs continue to drop for residential PV systems, there is an increasing amount of pressure on soft costs. QuickMount PV’s Quick Rack, a rail-free racking solution, alleviates some of...
Support Article
11/14/2016
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Excitement is high but details remain scarce. Perspective solar customers and solar professionals eagerly awaited Elon Musk’s unveiling of Tesla’s Integrated Solar Roof in late October. Major media...
Support Question
11/14/2016
  • Canadian Solar install in NJ
As we approach the close of 2016, two trends have garnered enough interest in the minds of installers to become part of the national module discussion. The shift from polycrystalline to a more...
Support Article
11/14/2016
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I've checked out your past article on how to spec racking manually. Is this really the fastest way? 
Support Question
11/12/2016
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Hey Civic Team,  I am looking to complete my first flat roof install. What should I look for on the roof during my site visit? Thanks! 
Support Question
11/9/2016
  • Meters hold the answer
We recently wrote on the abundant and diverse roles energy storage can play for residences, businesses, and the grid at-large. This article will function as an introduction to demand change...
Support Article
10/31/2016
  • S-5! PV Kit
S-5! has an extensive range of products for just about any metal roof type. With so many S-5! bracket and clamp models listed on the S-5! website, selecting the appropriate model can be daunting.  ...
Support Article
10/31/2016
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Each week, the CivicSolar team chooses a question asked by one of our installers and posts the answer for everyone's benefit.  This week, our Installer inquired about the new IronRidge UFO clamp...
Support Question
10/26/2016
La creciente popularidad de los sistemas fotovoltaicos AC saca a la luz una sutil pero fundamental diferencia entre los dos tipos de inversores utilizados en esta arquitectura del sistema.  Para...
Support Article
10/18/2016
A recent Solar Market Intel Report conducted by EnergySage, the online marketplace for homeowners to explore and understand their options when shopping for solar, found that consumers have three...
Support Article
10/17/2016
  • Solar hitting grid parity
Although it depends on volume and module type (Poly, Mono, Optimized, etc.), module pricing is 25% less today than it was at the start of the year. This has allowed many independent solar contractors...
Support Article
10/17/2016
  • Sistema Solar PV -> Controlador de carga -> Banco de batería <-> Inversor (basado en el banco de baterías) <-> cargas de corriente alterna <-> Utilidad
Parece que existe una pequeña confusión acerca de los sistemas fotovoltaicos con baterías. ¿Cuál es la confusión? Muchas veces nos referimos a los sistemas con coneccion DC y AC como sinónimos. Tal...
Support Article
10/17/2016
  • Aquion
Poco a poco vemos mas proyectos de energía solar con almacenamiento. Nuestra industria esta cambiando y Aquion pone el ejemplo de manera sostenible.   Las baterías de Aspen son diferentes: ofrecen...
Support Article
10/17/2016
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Is the Enphase M250 compatible with 72 cell solar panels?
Support Question
10/6/2016
  • Solar energy storage
As we dive into the second half of the decade, it is inevitable that renewable energy will play a leading role in the electricity generation mix. Wind and solar power represent the majority of new...
Support Article
10/4/2016

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